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Students Frustrated about New Loyola Athletic Center

By Elise McGannon Loyola plans on starting construction of a new athletic building this April. The building will serve as practice space for Loyola's basketball...

3 Movies that Showcase Chicago Architecture

Famous American architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, said, "Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world." There are many...

CTA to Extend Red Line

In late January, the CTA announced a plan to extend the Red Line by 5.3 extra miles on the south side of the city....

Want to Make the World a Better Place? Eat Food Grown near Rogers Park...

Studies show that about half of all fruit sold in the USA is imported from other countries. Buying and transporting food from other countries has...

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Six-story Mixed-Use Building Proposed for Heartland Property

A real estate developer hopes to build a 6-story, 60-unit mixed-use building on the site of the shuttered Heartland Cafe, according to a report...

Say It Ain’t So: Demo Permit for Heartland Cafe

Thanks to Chicago Cityscape on twitter (@Chibuildings), we hear that a demolition permit has been issued for the building that houses the Heartland Cafe,...

JEFF-recommended “Iron Kisses” at Theatre Above the Law

JEFF-recommended play "Iron Kisses" is appearing at the Theatre Above the Law in Rogers Park through the end of April. It's the company's first play to...

48th Ward Bringing Job and Resource Fair to Local Youth

On April 13 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. the 48th Ward will be hosting a Youth Job and Resource Fair at Broadway Armory...

Viva Sones De Mexico!

We visited Sones De Mexico, which offers classes for all ages in authentic Mexican music at the Centro Romero, 6216 N. Clark. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xVQDtNazgE